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by Eider
Mon Nov 14, 2011 11:18 am
Forum: Health, Diet and Exercise
Topic: Compulsive Licking and Biting
Replies: 4
Views: 1210

Re: Compulsive Licking and Biting

youp, i definitely would take your advice of vet check. and the toys, i do give him kong, bones (the ones prepared for dogs, not raw bones), chewing toys (like the ones that have knots), even old tshirt with food and wraped up. he doesn't destroy them, he gets to open it and take the food, which is ...
by Eider
Mon Nov 14, 2011 7:23 am
Forum: Health, Diet and Exercise
Topic: Compulsive Licking and Biting
Replies: 4
Views: 1210

Re: Compulsive Licking and Biting

he does have some kind of skin allergies, mainly in summer, and we've noticed that grass could make him, but the allergies shows up on his belly and all that area, not paws or legs. when he's red (coz he has red spots all over his down part, we bath him with especial shampoo and instantly is gone, b...
by Eider
Mon Nov 14, 2011 6:40 am
Forum: Health, Diet and Exercise
Topic: Compulsive Licking and Biting
Replies: 4
Views: 1210

Compulsive Licking and Biting

Hello, It's been a while since i haven't post in here. I've got a problem, well, my younger dog has it, but again, it's my problem too. In four months he'll be 2 years old, it's a boxer (could be mixed breed). He's stressed and we're working on the reduction of it (we've done a great progress, but w...
by Eider
Mon Sep 26, 2011 6:53 am
Forum: Dog Training Advice
Topic: Wolf Philosophy
Replies: 40
Views: 9786

Re: Wolf Philosophy

You've probably said this, but what i know is that, a man (sorry, can't never remember his name :oops: ), did an study years and years ago about wolves and he shorted out that they live under a pack leader, and under dominance, but that was made with cautive wolves (did i say it correctly? sorry if ...
by Eider
Mon Sep 26, 2011 6:44 am
Forum: Dog Training Advice
Topic: My dog and the cat
Replies: 3
Views: 1240

Re: My dog and the cat

You have to provide escape routes that the cat can take, where the dog cannot follow. Baby gates tend to work as most cats can either jump them or slip through or fit them so they can go under. If the dog will jump the gate you will need to put one gate above another to increase the height. Then, o...
by Eider
Mon Sep 26, 2011 6:34 am
Forum: Dog Training Advice
Topic: dogs behaviour
Replies: 12
Views: 2472

Re: dogs behaviour

Hi, there are already here advices that are very usefull for you. I have similar problem with our boxer, when he sees other dogs, is like he doesn't know what to do, so he can get "agressive". we're working with him a lot, but the main thing we have to work it's reducing his stress level. with help ...
by Eider
Mon Sep 26, 2011 6:21 am
Forum: Dog Training Advice
Topic: Boxer 18 months - food aggression
Replies: 12
Views: 3674

Re: Boxer 18 months - food aggression

I'm not going to add much because people already said ways to work with this, and most important, don't ever take off his bowl. but, one question, apart from what ladybug asked about the hours of going out and in between. you took him when he was 14 months old. where was he till that time? do you ha...
by Eider
Thu Sep 08, 2011 1:27 pm
Forum: Dog Training Advice
Topic: Is this aggressive behavior? How do I stop it?
Replies: 4
Views: 1260

Re: Is this aggressive behavior? How do I stop it?

Ok, read. First of all, the puppies get a free license to do whatever they want until their 4 months, so yours is still on that time, so all the corrections you're making at this point, you should stop them. if he's doing unpolite behaviour (and always keep in mind that what we find polite, dogs rea...
by Eider
Thu Sep 08, 2011 1:17 pm
Forum: Dog Training Advice
Topic: Is this aggressive behavior? How do I stop it?
Replies: 4
Views: 1260

Re: Is this aggressive behavior? How do I stop it?

Ok, i haven't read the hole post, but first of all, change trainer, seriously, tha spry bottle thing won't do anything but harm. (now i'm gonna read the rest of it)
by Eider
Wed Sep 07, 2011 1:01 pm
Forum: Dog Training Advice
Topic: my dog has turned into a bully!!
Replies: 3
Views: 1367

Re: my dog has turned into a bully!!

Well, my little fellow is also a bully... well, not that he wants to, he just can't help it. even today we had an issue with a dog... he even broke the leash end running trhough the dog, and it has been the first time he caused small injury to the other dog. it was my fault for not being more aware ...
by Eider
Tue Jul 05, 2011 6:44 am
Forum: Dog Training Advice
Topic: Desperate with boxer. Help needed
Replies: 16
Views: 3688

Re: Desperate with boxer. Help needed

hey! just wanted to let ya'll know how are we doing (you've been so helpful here). Actually we're improving, and that's great. Of course there are days and moments that i just want to scream, but i don't, i breathe deeply... and relax.... (or tey to, still working on those moments). But we've notice...
by Eider
Sun Jun 05, 2011 6:52 am
Forum: Photos of Your Dogs
Topic: Blues and Negu (and the cats Bombo and Jazz)
Replies: 3
Views: 1273

Re: Blues and Negu (and the cats Bombo and Jazz)

yup, though the cat thing was when he was little, now he chases them. guess wants to play like when he was smaller, but too rough for them... working on that, but mainly they're not together without supervision. with blues i had puppy time for lots of years... well it's more teenage time, coz puppy ...
by Eider
Sat Jun 04, 2011 6:57 am
Forum: Photos of Your Dogs
Topic: Blues and Negu (and the cats Bombo and Jazz)
Replies: 3
Views: 1273

Blues and Negu (and the cats Bombo and Jazz)

Ok, so here's Blues one month old... http://img831.imageshack.us/img831/4977/20032010028.jpg Him skating, 2 months old or so http://img694.imageshack.us/img694/8743/dsc00003ev.jpg Bombo and Jazz (Jazz the whiter one... aka. the laziest cat in the world) http://img856.imageshack.us/img856/6388/bomboj...
by Eider
Sat Jun 04, 2011 6:46 am
Forum: Photos of Your Dogs
Topic: Riley Dog...
Replies: 6
Views: 1716

Re: Riley Dog...

why there isn't a smilie to describe it? sooooooo cute! the pic looks like a postcard!
by Eider
Sat Jun 04, 2011 6:45 am
Forum: Photos of Your Dogs
Topic: Jake, Heidi and Sammy
Replies: 7
Views: 1733

Re: Jake, Heidi and Sammy

so adorable!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!